Principal’s Message

Welcome to the College of Health Sciences of Mount Kenya University, your gateway to an all times unique education. The College offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs of study in Medical, Pharmacy, Nursing, Clinical Medicine and Public Health Schools respectively that match students’ aspirations and abilities while fostering the pursuit of personal, social, academic and careers objectives of the student, at the same time endeavoring to become a leading academic Institution for quality education, research and community service at the national, regional and international levels.  The Faculty comprises of highly qualified and experienced professionals in diverse health discipline specialties while the students enrollment attracts entrants from both National and International arena.

The College commitment is to promote and innovation in teaching and learning, as it aims to proactively enhance technology – mediated learning that is philosophically based on the notion that learning precedes teaching. Sound emphasis is placed on the continuing professional development of faculty members as well as memberships in International Associations, subscriptions to scientifically rigorous, peer reviewed academic publications, and enhancement of the University  library collection are all part of the strategic approach  of the College.  The teaching facilities both lecture rooms and laboratories meets International standards  and  satisfies all accreditation  and regulatory requirements.

The College is actively involved in designing needs- based, contextually- relevant and innovative health sciences  programs including top-up  and bridging programs in collaboration with International partners as well as new programs in collaborating with the accreditation, regulators, relevant Professional bodies and constituents of the healthcare industry. The College works closely with potential employers and involves them right from the early stages of planning and course quality monitoring.

Come join the College that is fully committed to equipping  you for a purposeful  rewarding  career  and future in diverse  healthcare services and industry, You will be glad that you made the  right  lifelong  choice that you will  never regret.

Stanley K.  Kang’ethe Ph.D FRSB